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Adams DH. 2018. Mercury in cobia from estuarine and offshore waters of the southeastern United States: fisheries implications. Trans Am Fish Soc. 147(2):363–369.  

Adams DH, Tremain DM, Evans DW. 2018. Large-scale assessment of mercury in sentinel estuarine fishes of the Florida Everglades and adjacent coastal ecosystems. Bull Mar Sci. 94(4):1413–1427.

Amaya O, Quintanilla R, Stacy BA, Dechraoui Bottein M-Y, Flewelling L, Hardy R, Dueñas C, Ruiz G. 2018. Large-scale sea turtle mortality events in El Salvador attributed to paralytic shellfish toxin-producing algae blooms. Front Mar Sci. 5:411.

Bakenhaster MD, Bullard SA, Curran SS, Kritsky DC, Leone EH, Partridge LK, Ruiz CF, Scharer RM, Poulakis GR. 2018. Parasite component community of smalltooth sawfish off Florida: diversity, conservation concerns, and research applications. Endanger Species Res. 35:47–58.  

Bangma JT, Reiner JL, Lowers RH, Cantu TM, Scott J, Korte JE, Scheidt DM, McDonough C, Tucker J, Back B, Adams DH, Bowden JA. 2018. Perfluorinated alkyl acids and fecundity assessment in striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. Sci Total Environ. 619–620:740–747.  

Bergman JN, Lajeunesse MJ, Motta PJ. 2017. Teeth penetration force of the tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier and sandbar shark Carcharhinus plumbeus. J Fish Biol. 91(2):460–472.  

Biggs CR, Lowerre-Barbieri SK, Erisman B. 2018. Reproductive resilience of an estuarine fish in the eye of a hurricane. Biol Lett. 14(11):20180579.

Bonnot TW, Cox WA, Thompson FR, Millspaugh JJ. 2018. Threat of climate change on a songbird population through its impacts on breeding.​ Nat Clim Chang. 8:718-722.

Boucek R, Barrientos C, Bush MR, Gandy DA, Wilson KL, Young JM. 2017. Trophic state indicators are a better predictor of Florida bass condition compared to temperature in Florida’s freshwater bodies. Environ Biol Fishes. 100(10):1181–1192.  

Boucek RE, Leone E, Bickford J, Walters-Burnsed S, Lowerre-Barbieri S. 2017. More than just a spawning location: examining fine scale space use of two estuarine fish at a spawning aggregation site. Front Mar Sci. 4:355.  

Breithaupt JL, Smoak JM, Byrne RH, Waters MN, Moyer RP, Sanders CJ. 2018. Avoiding timescale bias in assessments of coastal wetland vertical change. Limnol Oceanogr. 63(S1): S477-S495. 

Breithaupt JL, Smoak JM, Rivera-Monroy VH, Castañeda-Moya E, Moyer RP, Simard M, Sanders CJ. 2017. Partitioning the relative contributions of organic matter and mineral sediment to accretion rates in carbonate platform mangrove soils. Mar Geol. 390:170–180.

Brownscombe JW, Danylchuk AJ, Adams AJ, Black B, Boucek R, Power M, Rehage JS, Santos RO, Fisher RW, Horn B, Haak CR, Morton S, Hunt J, Ahrens R, Allen MS, Shenker J, Cooke SJ. 2018. Bonefish in South Florida: status, threats and research needs. Environ Biol Fish. XX:XX.

Butler CB, Butler J, Matthews TR. 2018. Starvation reduces attractiveness of live bait lobsters and trap catch in the Caribbean spiny lobster (Panulirus argus) fishery in Florida. Bull Mar Sci. 94(3):1171-1184. 

Butler CB, Gutzler BC, Matthews TR. 2018. Sublethal and lethal effects of confinement of Caribbean spiny lobsters, Panulirus argus, in ghost traps. Bull Mar Sci. 94(3):1153-1169. 

Campbell JW, Smithers C, Irvin A, Kimmel CB, Stanley-Stahr C, Daniels JC, Ellis JD. 2017. Trap nesting wasps and bees in agriculture: a comparison of sown wildflower and fallow plots in Florida. Insects. 8(4):107.

Campbell JE, Altieri AH, Johnston LN, Kuempel CD, Paperno R, Paul VJ, Duffy JE. 2018. Herbivore community determines the magnitude and mechanism of nutrient effects on subtropical and tropical seagrasses. J Ecol. 106:401–412.  

Castellon TD, Rothermel BB, Bauder JM. 2018. Gopher tortoise burrow use, home range, seasonality, and habitat fidelity in scrub and mesic flatwoods of southern Florida. Herpetologica. 74(1):8-21.  

Ceriani SA, Weishampel JF, Ehrhart LM, Mansfield KL, Wunder MB. 2017. Foraging and recruitment hotspot dynamics for the largest Atlantic loggerhead turtle rookery. Sci Rep. 7:16894.  

Cox WA, Bankovich B, Malachowski K, Schwarzer AC, Paul A, Rachal M, Lorenz JJ, Meyer KD, Kent GM. 2018. Nest site selection by reddish egrets in Florida: reddish egret nest site selection. J Wildl Manang. 83(1):184-191.

Cox WA, Schwarzer A, Kiltie R, Paul A, Rachal M, Kent GM, Meyer KD, Lorenz JJ, Frezza PE, Rafferty H et al. 2017. Development of a survey protocol for monitoring reddish egrets (Egretta rufescens) in Florida, USA. Waterbirds. 40(4):334–343.  

Criffield M, van de Kerk M, Leone E, Cunningham MW, Lotz M, Oli MK, Onorato DP. 2018. Assessing impacts of intrinsic and extrinsic factors on Florida panther movements. J Mammal. 99(3):702–712.

Crowley CE, Chagaris D, Gandy RL, Daly K. 2019. Evaluation of Florida stone crab life history and management scenarios using spawning potential ratios. Fish Res. 209:196–207.

Crowley CE, Gandy RL, Daly KL, Leone EH. 2018. Assessment of maturity in the eastern Gulf of Mexico Florida stone crab Menippe mercenaria fishery. Trans Am Fish Soc. 147(6):1124-1145.

Decker DJ, Forstchen AB, Lederle PE. 2018. Call to action for state wildlife agencies. Wildl Prof. 12(3):52-55. 

Decker DJ, Organ JF, Forstchen AB, Jacobson CA, Siemer WF, Smith CA, Lederle PE, Schiavone MV. 2017. Wildlife governance in the 21st century - will sustainable use endure? Wildl Soc Bull. 41(4):821-826.  

Decker DJ, Organ JF, Forstchen AB, Schiavone MV, Fuller AK. 2018. Wildlife management is science based: myth or reality? The Wildlife Professional. 12(4):30-32.

Decker DJ, Siemer WF, Forstchen AB, Smith C. 2018. The role of human dimensions in state wildlife management. In: Ryder TJ, editor. State Wildlife Management and Conservation. Baltimore (MD): Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 194-207. 

Dellinger TA. 2019. Chapter 9 - Florida’s nonmigratory whooping cranes. In: French Jr. JB, Converse SJ, Austin JE, editors. Whooping cranes: biology and conservation. Academic Press. p.179-194.

Douglass JG, Paperno R, Reyier EA, Hines AH. 2018. Fish and seagrass communities vary across a marine reserve boundary, but seasonal variation in small fish abundance overshadows top-down effects of large consumer exclosures. J Exp Mar Bio Ecol. 507:39–52.

Ellis RD. 2018. Species interactions through ontogeny: effects of size-selective predation by red grouper on Caribbean spiny lobster in solution holes of Florida Bay. J Exp Mar Bio Ecol. 506:115-123.

Ellis RD, Coleman FC, Koenig CC. 2017. Effects of habitat manipulation by red grouper, Epinephelus morio, on faunal communities associated with excavations in Florida Bay. Bull Mar Sci. 93(4):961–983.  

Ellis RD, Flaherty-Walia KE, Collins AB, Bickford JW, Boucek R, Walters Burnsed SL, Lowerre-Barbieri SK. 2019. Acoustic telemetry array evolution: from species- and project-specific designs to large-scale, multispecies, cooperative networks. Fish Res. 209:186–195.

Enloe CM, Rodgers JA, Kiltie RA, Butryn R. 2017. Site occupancy and density of marsh birds in coastal and freshwater habitats of Florida. Southeast Nat. 16(3):477–487.  

Farmer AL, Enge KM, Jensen JB, Stevenson DJ, Smith LL. 2017. A range-wide assessment of the status and distribution of the Striped Newt (Notophthalmus perstriatus). Herpetol Conserv Biol. 12(3):585-598.

Feeley MW, Morley D, Acosta A, Barbera P, Hunt J, Switzer T, Burton M. 2018. Spawning migration movements of Mutton Snapper in Tortugas, Florida: spatial dynamics within a marine reserve network. Fish Res. 204:209-223.  

Feldheim KA, Fields AT, Chapman DD, Scharer RM, Poulakis GR. 2017. Insights into reproduction and behavior of the smalltooth sawfish Pristis pectinata. Endang Species Res. 34:463-471.  

Fidler RY, Carroll J, Rynerson KW, Matthews DF, Turingan RG. 2018. Coral reef fishes exhibit beneficial phenotypes inside marine protected areas. PLoS ONE 13(2): e0193426.  

Fischer JR, Bakevich BD, Shea CP, Pierce CL, Quist MC. 2018. Floods, drying, habitat connectivity, and fish occupancy dynamics in restored and unrestored oxbows of West Central Iowa, USA. Aquat Conserv. 28(3):630-640. 

Flaherty-Walia KE, Pittinger B, Switzer TS, Keenan SF. 2017. Seagrass habitats as nurseries for reef-associated fish: evidence from fish assemblages in and adjacent to a recently established no-take marine reserve in Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida, USA. Gulf Caribb Res. 28(1):15–28.  

Florida Climate Institute. Florida’s Climate: Changes, Variations, and Impacts. Printed by CreateSpace: Lorenzen K, Ainsworth CH, Baker SM, Barbieri LR, Camp EV, Dotson JR, Lester SE; 2017. Chapter 14, Climate change impacts on Florida’s fisheries and aquaculture sectors and options for adaptation; p. 427-455.

Florida Climate Institute. Florida’s Climate: Changes, Variations, and Impacts. Printed by CreateSpace: Stys B, Foster T, Fuentes MMPB, Glazer B, Karish K, Montero N, Reece JS; 2017. Chapter 12, Climate change impacts on Florida’s biodiversity and ecology; p. 339-389.  

Freeman J, Kobziar L, Rose EW, Cropper W. 2017. A critique of the historical-fire-regime concept in conservation: historical fire regimes. Conserv Biol. 31(5):976–985.

Freeman JE, Williges K, Gardner AG, Leone EH. 2017. Plant functional group composition on restored Longleaf Pine—Wiregrass (Pinus palustris—Aristida stricta) Savannas with a history of intensive agriculture. Nat Areas J. 37(4):434–456.

Fuentes MMPB, Gillis AJ, Ceriani SA, Guttridge TL, Van Zinnicq Bergmann MPM, Smukall M, Gruber SH, Wildermann N. 2019. Informing marine protected areas in Bimini, Bahamas by considering hotspots for green turtles (Chelonia mydas). Biodivers Conserv. 28(1)197-211.

Furman BT, Leone EH, Bell SS, Durako MJ, Hall MO. 2018. Braun-Blanquet data in ANOVA designs: comparisons with percent cover and transformations using simulated data. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 597:13-22.

Furman BT, Merello M, Shea CP, Kenworthy WJ, Hall MO. 2018. Monitoring of physically restored seagrass meadows reveals a slow rate of recovery for Thalassia testudinum. Restor Ecol. XX:XX.

Gandy RL, Crowley CE, Leone EH, Crawford CR. 2018. Increasing the selectivity of the stone crab Menippe mercenaria trap by the addition of a cull ring. N Am J Fish Manag. 38(6):1275-1283.

Ganias K, Lowerre-Barbieri SK. 2018. Oocyte recruitment and fecundity type in fishes: refining terms to reflect underlying processes and drivers. Fish Fish. 19(3):562-572.  

Geda SR, Lujan NK, Perkins M, Abernethy E, Sabaj MH, Gangloff M. 2018. Multilocus phylogeny of the zebra mussel family Dreissenidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) reveals a fourth Neotropical genus sister to all other genera. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 127:1020–1033.

Gerlach MJ, Engelhart SE, Kemp AC, Moyer RP, Smoak JM, Bernhardt CE, Cahill N. 2017. Reconstructing common era relative sea-level change on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Mar Geol. 390:254–269.  

Gillis AJ, Ceriani SA, Seminoff JA, Fuentes MMPB. 2018. Foraging ecology and diet selection of juvenile green turtles in the Bahamas: insights from stable isotope analysis and prey mapping. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 599:225–238.

Gnanalingam G, Butler IV MJ, Matthews TR, Hutchinson E, Kilada R. 2018. Directly ageing the Caribbean spiny lobster, Panulirus argus with validated band counts from gastric mill ossicles. ICES J Mar Sci. XX:fsy177.

Greene DU, Oddy DM, Gore JA, Gillikin MN, Evans E, Gann SL, Leone EH. 2018. Differentiating footprints of sympatric rodents in coastal dune communities: implications for imperiled beach mice. J Fish Wildl Manag. 9(2):582–590.

Grier HJ, Porak WF, Carroll J, Parenti LR. 2018. Oocyte development and staging in the Florida Bass, Micropterus floridanus (LeSueur, 1822), with comments on the evolution of pelagic and demersal eggs in bony fishes. Copeia. 106(2):329-345.

Gruss A, Perryman HA, Babcock EA, Sagarese SR, Thorson JT, Ainsworth CH, Anderson EJ, Brennan K, Campbell MD, Christman MC, Cross S, Drexler MD, Drymon JM, Gardner CL, Hanisko DS, Hendon J, Koenig CC, Love M, Martinez-Andrade F, Morris J, Noble BT, Nuttall MA, Osborne J, Pattengill-Semmens C, Pollack AG, Sutton TT, Switzer TS. 2018. Monitoring programs of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico: inventory, development and use of a large monitoring database to map fish and invertebrate spatial distributions. Rev Fish Biol Fish. 28(4):667-691.

Grüss A, Thorson JT, Babcock EA, Tarnecki JH, Handling editor: James Watson. 2018. Producing distribution maps for informing ecosystem-based fisheries management using a comprehensive survey database and spatio-temporal models. ICES J Mar Sci. 75(1):158–177.

Hardy RF, Hu C, Witherington B, Lapointe B, Meylan A, Peebles E, Meirose L, Hirama S. 2018. Characterizing a sea turtle developmental habitat using landsat observations of surface-pelagic drift communities in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. IEEE J Sel Top Appl Earth Obs Remote Sens. 11(10):3646–3659.

Hare D, Decker DJ, Smith CA, Forstchen AB, Jacobson CA. 2017. Applying public trust thinking to wildlife governance in the United States: challenges and potential solutions. Hum Dimens Wildl. 22(6):506–523.

Hare D, Forstchen AB, Smith CA, Decker DJ. 2018. Developing governance principles for public natural resources. Soc Nat Resour. 31(3):382-388.  

Harvey, J. W., K. E. Harr, D. Murphy, M. T. Walsh, M. de Wit, C. J. Deutsch, and R. K. Bonde. 2018. Serum proteins in healthy and diseased Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris). Comparative Clinical Pathology 27(6): 1707-1716.

Hayne AHP, Poulakis GR, Seitz JC, Sulikowski JA. 2018. Preliminary age estimates for female southern stingrays (Hypanus americanus) from southwestern Florida, USA. Gulf Caribb Res. 29(1):SC1-SC4. 

Holcomb JM, Shea CP, Johnson NA. 2018. Cumulative spring discharge and survey effort influence occupancy and detection of a threatened freshwater mussel, the Suwannee Moccasinshell. J Fish Wildl Manag. 9(1):95-105.  

Holmquist JR, Windham-Myers L, Bliss N, Crooks S, Morris JT, Megonigal JP, Troxler T, Weller D, Callaway J, Drexler J, Ferner MC, Gonneea ME, Kroeger KD, Schile-Beers L, Woo I, Buffington K, Breithaupt J, Boyd BM, Brown LN, Dix N, Hice L, Horton BP, MacDonald GM, Moyer RP, Reay W, Shaw T, Smith E, Smoak JM, Sommerfield C, Thorne K, Velinsky D, Watson E, Wilson-Grimes K, Woodrey M. 2018. Accuracy and precision of tidal wetland soil carbon mapping in the conterminous United States. Sci Rep. 8:9478. 

Hostetler JA, Edwards HH, Martin J, Schueller P. 2018. Updated statewide abundance estimates for the Florida manatee. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Technical Report No. 23.

Humm JM, McCown JW, Scheick BK, Clark JD. 2017. Spatially explicit population estimates for black bears based on cluster sampling. J Wildl Manag. 81(7):1187–1201.  

Huston CA, Stevens PW, Blaxton RM, Tolley SG, Scharer RM, Tornwall BM, Poulakis GR. 2017. Diel movements of juvenile smalltooth sawfish: implications for defining the size of a nursery hotspot. Endanger Species Res. 34:311–322.  

Isidoro-Ayza M, Jones L, Dusek RJ, Lorch JM, Landsberg JH, Wilson P, Graham S. 2019. Mortality of little brown bats (Myotis lucifugus carissima) naturally exposed to microcystin-LR. J Wildl Dis. 55(1):266-269.

Jacobson SK, Morales NA, Chen B, Soodeen R, Moulton MP, Jain E. Love or loss: effective message framing to promote environmental conservation. 2018. Appl Environ Educ Commun. 14:1-4.  

Jones CM, Hoffmayer ER, Hendon JM, Quattro JM, Lewandowski J, Roberts MA, Poulakis GR, Ajemian MJ, Driggers WB, Carvalho MRD et al. 2017. Morphological conservation of rays in the genus Rhinoptera (Elasmobranchii, Rhinopteridae) conceals the occurrence of a large batoid, Rhinoptera brasiliensis Müller, in the northern Gulf of Mexico. Zootaxa. 4286(4):499-514.

Karelus DL, McCown JW, Scheick BK, Oli MK. 2017. Microhabitat features influencing habitat use by Florida black bears. Glob Ecol Conserv. 13:e00367. 

Keenan SF, Switzer TS, Thompson KA, Tyler-Jedlund AJ, Knapp AR. 2018. Comparison of reef-fish assemblages between artificial and geologic habitats in the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico: implications for fishery-​independent surveys. Am Fish Soc Symp. 86:141–163.

Keller JA, Wilson Grimes K, Reeve AS, Platenberg R. 2017. Mangroves buffer marine protected area from impacts of Bovoni Landfill, St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands. Wetl Ecol Manag. 25(5):563–582.

Kenworthy WJ, Hall MO, Hammerstrom KK, Merello M, Schwartzschild A. 2018. Restoration of tropical seagrass beds using wild bird fertilization and sediment regrading. Ecol Eng. 112:72–81.

Kiryu Y, Landsberg J, Bakenhaster M, Tyler-Jedlund A, Wilson P. 2018. Putative histiocytic sarcoma in redfin needlefish Strongylura notata (Beloniformes: Belonidae) in Florida, USA. Dis Aquat Org. 132(1):57-78.

Kritsky DC, Bullard SA, Bakenhaster MD, Scharer RM, Poulakis GR. 2017. Resurrection of Mycteronastes (Monogenoidea: Monocotylidae), with description of Myteronastes caalusi n. sp. from olfactory sacs of the smalltooth sawfish, Pristis pectinata (Pristiformes: Pristidae), in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida. J Parasitol. 103(5):477-485.  

Kronstadt SM, Gandy R, Shea C. 2018. Predicting discard mortality in Florida stone crab, Menippe mercenaria, using reflexes. Fish Res. 197:88–95.

Krzystan, A. M., T. A. Gowan, W. L. Kendall, J. Martin, J. G. Ortega-Ortiz, K. Jackson, A. R. Knowlton, P. Naessig, M. Zani, D. W. Schulte, and C. R. Taylor. Characterizing residence patterns of North Atlantic right whales in the southeastern U.S. with a multistate open robust design model. Endangered Species Research 36:279-295.

Ladd MC, Miller MW, Hunt JH, Sharp WC, Burkepile DE. 2018. Harnessing ecological processes to facilitate coral restoration. Front Ecol Environ. 16(4):239-247. 

Lawrence JM. 2018. Synonymy of Astropecten nitidus Verrill, 1915 with Astropecten cingulatus Sladen, 1883 and Astropecten comptus Verrill, 1915 with Astropecten articulatus (Say, 1825). Bull Peabody Mu​s Nat Hist. 59(2):127-157.

Lawrence JM, Cobb JC, Herrera JC, Duran-Gonzalez A, Solis-Marin FA. 2018. Morphological comparison of Astropecten cingulatus and a new species of Astropecten (Paxillosida, Astropectinidae) from the Gulf of Mexico. Zootaxa. 4407(1):086-100. 

Ley JA, Rolls HJ. 2018. Using otolith microchemistry to assess nursery habitat contribution and function at a fine spatial scale. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 606:151–173.

Lowerre-Barbieri SK, Tringali MD, Shea CP, Burnsed SW, Bickford J, Murphy M, Porch C. 2018. Assessing red drum spawning aggregations and abundance in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico: a multidisciplinary approach. ICES J Mar Sci. XX:fsy173.

Martin, J., M. C. Runge, L. J. Flewelling, C. J. Deutsch, and J. H. Landsberg. 2017. An expert elicitation process to project the frequency and magnitude of Florida manatee mortality events caused by red tide (Karenia brevis). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2017-1132, 17 p. https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20171132.

Martony M, Pouder D, Yanong R, Kiryu Y, Landsberg JH, Isaza R, Waltzek T, Stacy NI, Giglio R, Baker S, et al. 2018. Establishing a diagnostic technique for coelomocentesis in the long-spined sea urchin Diadema antillarum. J Aquat Anim Health. 30(4):XX.

McCallister M, Renchen J, Binder BM, Acosta A. 2018. Diel activity patterns and movement of invasive Lionfish (Pterois volitans/P. miles) in the Florida keys identified using acoustic telemetry. Gul Caribb Res. 29(1):27–40.

McCarthy MJ, Radabaugh KR, Moyer RP, Muller-Karger FE. 2018. Enabling efficient, large-scale high-spatial resolution wetland mapping using satellites. Remote Sens Environ. 208:189-201. 

Montero N, Ceriani SA, Graham K, Fuentes MMPB. 2018. Influences of the local climate on loggerhead hatchling production in north Florida: implications from climate change. Front Mar Sci. 5:262.

Morales NA, Martin A. 2018. Evaluating a stakeholder-driven bass regulation change in Florida: agency staff and stakeholder perspectives. Fish. 43(8):361–367.

Munyandorero J. 2018. Embracing uncertainty, continual spawning, estimation of the stock-recruit steepness, and size-limit designs with length-based per-recruit analyses for African tropical fisheries. Fish Res. 199:137-157. 

Paperno R, Dutka-Gianelli J, Tremain D. 2018. Seasonal variation in nekton assemblages in tidal and nontidal tributaries in a barrier island lagoon system. Estuaries Coast. 41(6):1821-1833. 

Paudyal R, Stein TV, Ober HK, Swisher ME, Jokela EJ, Adams DC. 2018. Recreationists’ perceptions of scenic beauty and satisfaction at a public forest managed for endangered wildlife. Forests. 9(5):241. 

Peake J, Bogdanoff AK, Layman CA et al. 2018. Feeding ecology of invasive lionfish (Pterois volitans and Pterois miles) in the temperate and tropical western Atlantic. Biol Invasions. 20(9):2567-2597. 

Pratt Jr HL, Pratt TC, Morley D, Lowerre-Barbieri S, Collins A, Carrier JC, Hart KM, Whitney, NM. 2018. Partial migration of the nurse shark, Ginglymostoma cirratum (Bonnaterre), from the Dry Tortugas Islands. Environ Biol Fish. 101(4):515-530. 

Prohaska BK, Bethea DM, Poulakis GR, Scharer RM, Knotek R, Carlson JK, Grubbs RD. 2018. Physiological stress in the smalltooth sawfish: effects of ontogeny, capture method, and habitat quality. Endanger Species Res. 36:121-135.

Radabaugh KR, Moyer RP, Chappel AR, Powell CE, Bociu I, Clark BC, Smoak JM. 2018. Coastal blue carbon assessment of mangroves, salt marshes, and salt barrens in Tampa Bay, Florida, USA. Estuaries Coast. 41(5):1496-1510. 

Radabaugh KR, Powell CE, Moyer RP, eds. 2017. Coastal habitat integrated mapping and monitoring program report for the state of Florida. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Technical Report No. 21.

Ramos-Tafur GE. 2018. Alpheus luiszapatai, a new species of rare and colorful deep water alpheid shrimp (Crustacea: Decapoda: Alpheidae) from Arusí, Chocó Department, Pacific Coast of Colombia. Zootaxa 4403(3):540-556.

Ramos-Tafur GE. 2018. ​Description of a new alpheid shrimp, Automate isabelaesp. nov. (Decapoda, Caridea, Alpheidae) found in fish stomach contents of the lane snapper Lutjanus synagris (Linnaeus, 1758), from the west coast of Florida, Gulf of Mexico. Zootaxa. 4446(2):233-246.

Ramos-Tafur GE, Lemaitre R. 2017. A new species of shrimp of the genus Periclimenaeus Borradaile, 1915 (Decapoda: Caridea: Palaemonidae) from the southeastern Gulf of Mexico, including a key to the western Atlantic species of the genus. Zootaxa. 4303(4):491-508.

Reichard MV, Logan K, Criffield M, Thomas JE, Paritte JM, Messerly DM, Interisano M, Marucci G, Pozio E. 2017. The occurrence of Trichinella species in the cougar Puma concolor couguar from the state of Colorado and other regions of North and South America. J Helminthol. 91(3):320–325.  

Renchen GF, Matthews TR. 2018. Targeted education reduces marine protected area boundary encroachments: a case study from the Florida Keys. Bull Mar Sci. 94(3):1201–1214.

Ronje EI, Barry KP, Sinclair C, Grace MA, Barros N, Allen J, Balmer B, Panike A, Toms C, Mullin KD, Wells RS. 2017. A common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) prey handling technique for marine catfish (Ariidae) in the northern Gulf of Mexico. PLoS ONE. 12(7):e0181179.  

Rumbold DG, Lange TR, Richard D, DelPizzo G, Hass N. 2018. Mercury biomagnification through food webs along a salinity gradient down-estuary from a biological hotspot. Estuar Coast Shelf Sci. 200:116–125.  

Rumbold DG, Miller KE, Dellinger TA, Haas N. 2017. Mercury concentrations in feathers of adult and nestling osprey (Pandion haliaetus) from coastal and freshwater environments of Florida. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol. 72(1):31-38. 

Rycyk, A. M., C. J. Deutsch, M. E. Barlas, S. K. Hardy, K. Frisch, E. Leone, and D. P. Nowacek. 2018. Manatee behavioral response to boats. Marine Mammal Science 34(4): 924-962.

Sandoval Laurrabaquio-A N, Islas-Villanueva V, Adams DH, Uribe-Alcocer M, Alvarado-Bremer JR, Díaz-Jaimes P. 2019. Genetic evidence for regional philopatry of the bull shark (Carcharhinus leucas), to nursery areas in estuaries of the Gulf of Mexico and western North Atlantic Ocean. Fish Res. 209:67–74.

Schaberg SJ, Patterson JT, Hill JE, Guindon KY, Tuckett QM. 2018 May 6. Fish community composition and diversity at restored estuarine habitats in Tampa Bay, Florida, United States. Restor Ecol. XX:XX.  

Scharer RM, Stevens PW, Shea CP, Poulakis GR. 2017. All nurseries are not created equal: large-scale habitat use patterns in two smalltooth sawfish nurseries. Endanger Species Res. 34:473-492.  

Schrandt M, Powers S, Rikard FS, Thongda W, Peatman E. 2018. Short-term low salinity mitigates effects of oil and dispersant on juvenile eastern oysters: a laboratory experiment with implications for oil spill response activities. PLOS ONE. 13(9):e0203485.

Schrandt MN, Switzer TS, Stafford CJ, Flaherty-Walia KE, Paperno R, Matheson RE. 2018. Similar habitats, different communities: fish and large invertebrate assemblages in eastern Gulf of Mexico polyhaline seagrasses relate more to estuary morphology than latitude. Estuar Coast Shelf Sci​. 213:217–229.

Seyoum S, McBride RS, Tringali MD, Villanova VL, Puchutulegui C, Gray S, Van Bibber N. 2018. Genetic population structure of the spotted seatrout (Cynoscion nebulosus): simultaneous examination of the mtDNA control region and microsatellite marker results. Bull Mar Sci. 94(1):47–71. 

Seyoum S, Puchulutegui C, Guindon KY, Gardinal CM, Denison SH, Tringali MD. 2016. Development of microsatellite markers for Permit (Trachinotus falcatus), cross-amplification in Florida Pompano (T. carolinus) and Palometa (T. goodei), and species delineation using microsatellite markers. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Technical Report No. 20.

Shamblin BM, Witherington BE, Hirama S, Hardy RF, Nairn CJ. 2018. Mixed stock analyses indicate population-scale connectivity effects of active dispersal by surface-pelagic green turtles. Mar Ecol Prog Ser. 601:215-226.

Sharp WC, Delgado GA, Hart JE, Hunt JH. 2018. Comparing the behavior and morphology of wild-collected and hatchery-propagated long-spined urchins (Diadema antillarum): implications for coral reef ecosystem restoration. Bull Mar Sci. 94(1):103–122.  

Smith L, Mayersky J, Gore JA. 2017. Rafinesque’s big-eared bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii) in a Florida cave in winter. Florida Field Naturalist. 45(2):50–52.  

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